Respond with grace, not bitterness


Allison ByerleyCan you hold a grudge? I’ve met some people in my life who could recite to you every small hurt inflicted upon them from the time they were very small to the present day. They never forgot an angry word or slight, real or imagined.
Do you know anyone like that? It’s not surprising that those same people are some of the most bitter, resentful, angry people you meet. How can they be otherwise? That is all they fill their lives with.
Jesus invites us to live differently. When Peter a...

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